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Become a Sponsor

Be a part of Boston's largest community building event, change lives across the state–and put your brand in front of passionate, engaged consumers.

On Sunday, May 7th, 2017, the 49th annual Walk for Hunger will unite more than 30,000 people on the Boston Common to make a powerful statement about hunger in Massachusetts. 

The Walk has been a time-honored expression of care for individuals in need across our state, and the power of our shared commitment to the common good. Money raised from the Walk and 5K Run is used to develop and fund hundreds of critical programs that provide hunger relief to families and individuals across the state. 

The Walk for Hunger crosses economic, cultural, social, and generational lines, bringing people from all walks of life together for a day of family, friends, and fun. 

If your organization wants to...

  • Show its investment and pride in our community

  • Align itself with an organization that is addressing food security, sustainability, environmental responsibility, child wellness, education, and much more

  • Connect with passionate, engaged consumers who invest in brands that share their values...

...then you will want to be there on May 7th, 2017.

Download the 2017 Event Sponsorship Brochure

Summary of Sponsorship Opportunities

We offer a wide range of sponsorship levels, as well as custom packages designed to suit your sponsor's needs. 

Flagship Sponsor: $125,000 - Category Exclusivity

Highest Level of recognition at the Walk for Hunger and on promotional materials - offering the greatest potential for customization

Leadership Sponsor: $50,000 

Customized sponsorship with prominent logo recognition on promotional materials and at the Walk for Hunger

Participating Sponsor: $25,000 

5K Run Presenting Sponsor - Category Exclusivity

Logo recognition on 5K start and finish line; runners' t-shirts and racing bibs; opportunity to host runner support events at your location

Heart & Sole Sponsor - Exclusive Sponsorship

Logo recognition on the Heart & Sole tent on Boston Common and at up to 5 pre-Walk events; logo recognition on special H&S water bottle

Water Stop Sponsor - Exclusive Sponsorship

Logo recognition on all water stops along the route and on Boston Common

First Aid Sponsor - Exclusive Sponsorship

Logo recognition on all first aid stops along the route and on Boston Common

Registration Sponsor: $15,000

Logo recognition on the registration and check-in tents on Boston Common

Checkpoint Sponsor: $12,500

Logo recognition on one of eight Checkpoints where Walkers can access first aid and shuttle buses

Mile Sponsor: $7,500

Logo recognition along the Walk Route where participants can mark their progress

Entertainment Sponsor: $5,000

Logo recognition along the Walk Route where participants can mark their progress

Finish Line Sponsor: $2,500

Logo recognition at the Boston Common finish line

Corporate Friend: $1,000

Text recognition on Boston Common and Project Bread's website

In-Kind Sponsorships

Brand recognition and product sampling at Arsenal Park or along the Walk Route. Product quantity varies by location.

For more information about Project Bread's Walk for Hunger sponsorship opportunities, please call or email Alexandra Husted at 617-239-2517 or Project Bread, The Walk for Hunger, Inc. is a registered 501c3 nonprofit organization.

Your sponsorship of the Walk for Hunger will:

  • Build high visibility for your organization as a family-friendly, community-focused brand
  • Increase your profile as a socially responsible organization
  • Celebrate the spirit of teamwork within your company

We can't wait for you to experience the excitement and energy of this very special event!